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Ola launches rideshare option 'Pro' with super-sanitised in-car experience

The Ola Pro trial, which begins in Sydney, introduces a fleet of specially fitted out vehicles fitted with a transparent plastic barrier separating the driver and rider.

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Roslyn Slade,an Ola Pro driver in Sydney, said Covid-19 has stopped a lot of elderly and at-risk people getting to the shops or to see a doctor and Ola Pro gives them an option

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Bengaluru-based ride-hailing firm Ola said it has launched Ola Pro, a new service to help people who need a super-sanitised rideshare option for travel during the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. The Ola Pro trial, which begins on Thursday in Sydney, Australia, introduces a fleet of specially fitted out cars that follow strict hygiene and safety standards, apart from a premium in-car experience. It is available for people seeking extra assurance, such as those working with at-risk community members.

“At Ola, we pride ourselves in providing a safe high-quality experience for all our riders and driver-partners. Today, we take that commitment one step

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First Published: Apr 30 2020 | 4:19 PM IST

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